Rihanna Has Laryngitis, Cancels Boston ‘Diamonds’ Concert
After only one show of her Diamonds World tour, Rihanna cancels her next stop in Boston. Doctor’s orders.
“Unfortunately, following her sold out concert on Friday Rihanna has contracted laryngitis and per doctor’s instruction is unable to perform this evening,” a statement released this morning (Mar. 10) from Live Nation reads.
RiRo tweeted an apology to her #Navi. “#Boston this is the hardest thing for me to deal with. I feel like we’ve been waiting on this day forever, and I’m hurt that I let you down.”
She also thanked the fans who wish her a speedy recovery:
I hate disappointing people that never ever let me down!! I’m so embarrassed about this! Thank you for your prayers and well wishes! #DWT
— Rihanna (@rihanna) March 10, 2013
The Friday (Mar. 8) kickoff concert in Buffalo, New York was a success. The next stop on the 25-plus-city tour is set for Baltimore on Tuesday, March 12.